Travis Navarro
Travis Navarro


High School:
Huntley High School

Year on Team: 2nd

Major: Biology, Society, Environment, Spanish

High School: Huntley High School

Previous Cheer Team/All-Star Gym: Previously a gymnast

Favorite Stunt: Walk-in extension

Favorite Tumbling Pass: Full, ½ step-out to back handspring full

Favorite Place on Campus: Walter Library

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football and Basketball

What made you want to cheer at the U of M? To have pride in the school and being able to represent the U in a way that most people don't.

When/Where did you first start cheering? At one of the college prep clinics

What's something that most people don't know about you? Family is the most important thing in my life

What non-cheering accomplishment are you most proud of? All of the years I spent as a gymnast

What is your favorite memory of this team? Watching how everyone has improved since the first time we, as a team, started working together.

Do you have any tips for high school cheerleaders who want to continue in college? Talk to the coaches early and go to the clinics that the team holds.


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